posted by Tamer Nahas
First stop - the beautiful Melbourne, Australia. We are very excited to open dialogue with the Melbourne community, and engage them with the selection of thought-provoking talks by some of the world’s most fascinating people.
Follow the event's page on this site, or it on facebook.com/BOLDtalksAUS and we'll keep you posted with the additional speakers as we go aong!
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Middlesex University Dubai joins our efforts in engaging the community in diverse educational talks.
Through this partnership, we look forward to University's students and academic's participation at the upcoming BOLDtalks Woman 2013.
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